Question of the Week: Is Shedding Flight Departments the Right Move for Ford, GM?

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Last week, we asked AVweb readers what they would recommend for embattled jet-maker Eclipse Aviation.

Nearly half of you (43% of those who responded) thought it would be best if an established company bought Eclipse. The next most popular answer was it should be liquidated and sold to the highest bidder, which garned 21% of the responses.

For a complete (real-time) breakdown of reader responses, click here.
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Two of the Big Three automakers are now selling off their flight departments in response to the Capitol Hill P.R. disaster the auto industry suffered when CEOs arrived for potential bailout hearings aboard private bizjets.

Do you think Ford and GM should have sold off their business jet fleets?
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